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AppCheck Anti-Ransomware review

AppCheck Anti-Ransomware by Checkmal is a complementary security solution for devices running Windows designed specifically to protect the device it is running on against ransomware attacks and exploits. Ransomware attacks come in […]

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Display the use of iframes in Firefox

Check iframe is a free open source browser extension for Firefox that reveals to you if websites use iframes and highlights the iframe code and the actual iframe on the website. Websites […]

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crxMouse Chrome Gestures extension

crxMouse Chrome Gestures is a free extension for the Chrome Web browser that adds mouse gesture controls to the browser. The extension is not the first add-on to add mouse gestures to […]

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Alt-Tab Terminator improves Windows' Alt-Tab function

Alt-Tab Terminator is a free software program for Microsoft Windows devices that replaces the system's default Alt-Tab dialog with an optimized version. The application is a direct successor of the tab programs […]


Ghacks Deals: Pay What You Want: The Coding 101 Bundle

Pay What You Want: The Coding 101 Bundle includes ten eLearning courses that teach you various programming and scripting languages. The bundle is designed specifically for beginners and includes courses for languages […]

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Groove Music for Android and iOS will be retired

Microsoft announced today that it will retire the Groove Music applications for Google's Android and Apple's iOS operating systems on December 1, 2018. The applications won't work anymore from December 1, 2018 […]

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Windows 10 version 1803 updates enforced on some PCs

Forced upgrades to new versions of Windows 10 are not a new phenomenon; users and administrators reported forced upgrades to new versions of Windows 10 or forced upgrades to Windows 10 from […]

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Find out if your email address has been sold

Have I Been Sold is a new free and open source web service that helps you find out if your email address has been sold by companies in the past. If you […]

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Firefox 62 with clear local sync data prompt on disconnect

Mozilla plans to roll out an improvement to the Firefox browser's Sync functionality; Firefox users will receive a prompt when they disconnect the browser profile from Firefox Sync that provides them with […]

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Netflix for Android update brings fast forward button

If you happen to watch Netflix on your Android devices using the company's official application, you may have noticed already that the application's interface changed after the most recent update the company […]

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Chrome 67: wider Site Isolation roll out

Google started the roll out of Google Chrome 67, a new version of the company's web browser, today. The new version of Chrome is a security release first and foremost. Google Chrome […]

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How to disable automatic drive optimization in Windows 10

Microsoft Windows 10 runs scheduled maintenance tasks on a regular basis; one of the tasks optimizes any hard drive connected to the system at the time. The operating system checks platter-based drives […]

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Rufus 3.0 released - ISO to bootable USB for Windows

Rufus 3.0 is out; the new version of the popular utility for Windows is one of the easiest options on PCs running Windows to create bootable USB devices using ISO images. I […]

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Pretend you are from the EU to benefit from GDPR

Trans Europa Express is a brand new extension for the Firefox web browser that pretends that Internet users are from the European Union to give them some of the privacy protections that […]


Ghacks Deals: The Complete 2018 CompTIA Certification Training Bundle: Lifetime Access

The Complete 2018 CompTIA Certification Training Bundle: Lifetime Access is a big bundle of eLearning courses that prep you for 12 different CompTIA certifications. The bundle gives you lifetime access to all […]

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A look at Firefox's Forget Me Not cookies extension

Forget Me Not - Forget cookies & other data is a browser extension for the Firefox web browser that gives you full control over data such as cookies that websites save to […]

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Chrome's Web Store has a theme spam problem

Spammers use the themes section of the Chrome Web Store, the official store for Chrome extensions and themes, to push dodgy streaming subscriptions. The Chrome Web Store returns extension and theme matches […]


Fun facts about GDPR and its effect on the Internet

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), a new law to protect the data of people in the EU and EEA, was implemented on Friday. While I have to admit that I'm not […]